Iraq's Ambassador to Berlin Meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel


The Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to Germany, Mr. Dhia Al-Dabbas participated in the German National Day, represented by German Unity Day, in the presence of German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

The Ambassador met the German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of the ceremony and congratulated her on the occasion.

On her part, Chancellor Merkel expressed her congratulations to the Iraqi people on the occasion of the election of the President and the Prime Minister's task for appointing a government, pointing to the hope of forming a government quickly.  And stated that "Germany has a special commissioner in Iraq because there are great tasks s waiting for Germany in Iraq," and expressing her will to meet with the new Iraqi prime minister in Berlin.

The ceremony witnessed several speeches by the mayor of Berlin and the speaker of the German parliament, expressing Germany's most prominent tendencies to renounce racism and respect all religions.

10:14  Baghdad